New £5m investment at Punjab Paper Convertors

We had Lancashire Telegraph visit us regarding our new £5m investment into our new machine in November 2021.

Jake Berry MP for Rossendale and Darwen, was special guest at the launch and was welcomed by Punjab Paper Converters Director, Mohammed Arshad and General Manager, Stafford Woods at the firm’s plant on Lower Eccleshill Road.

At full capacity, the new Italian made machine can produce 750 pallets – 1.5m rolls in 24 hours. This is up from 150 pallets which the firms other machines can produce in the same period.

Mohammed Arshad said he was delighted to be bringing new opportunities and investment to the region during what had been a testing time for the industry.

“Of course it has been a difficult period for manufacturing as a whole but this is something that help to expand the business as well as bring opportunities to the area.

“I am lucky to be supported by suppliers and customers. They have been backed us for many years.

“I am thankful to the team and the staff here for helping to make this a reality.”

Read the full article on Lancashire Telegraph